John Peter, 91, of Pequannock, passed away on December 28, 2013.
John proudly served in the US Navy during WWII where he worked as a radioman on a submarine.
John is survived by his sisters, Jean Powers, Eileen Taylor and Doris Dempsey; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sisters, Lorraine Dempsey and Joan Nighland; and his brother, William Dempsey.
A funeral Mass will be held 12 PM Monday, January 6 at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church, Pompton Plains. Interment will follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Montclair. Visiting hours will be held at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church from 10 AM-12 PM prior to the Mass. www.scanlanfuneral.com
Published by The Record/Herald News on Jan. 5, 2014.